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Microsoft Planetary Computer

Episode #334, published Sat, Sep 18, 2021, recorded Thu, Sep 9, 2021.

This episode is carbon neutral.
On this episode, Rob Emanuele and Tom Augspurger join us to talk about building and running Microsoft's Planetary Computer project. This project is dedicated to providing the data around climate records and the compute necessary to process it with the mission of help use all understand climate change better. It combines multiple petabytes of data with a powerful hosted Jupyterlab notebook environment to process it.

Links from the show

Rob Emanuele on Twitter: @lossyrob
Tom Augspurger on Twitter: @TomAugspurger

Video at example walkthrough by Tom if you want to follow along: youtube.com?t=2360

Planetary computer: planetarycomputer.microsoft.com
Applications in public: planetarycomputer.microsoft.com

Microsoft's Environmental Commitments
Carbon negative: blogs.microsoft.com
Report: microsoft.com

AI for Earth grants: microsoft.com
Python SDK: github.com
Planetary computer containers: github.com
IPCC Climate Report: ipcc.ch
Episode transcripts: talkpython.fm

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